3rd Annual Havemeyer Sugar Sweets Festival, Sunday, October 21, 2012, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Havemeyer and Metropolitan, Williamsburg, Brooklyn: This bake sale and competition benefits the City Reliquary Museum. Sponsors and judges include Saltie, Oslo Coffee, The Brooklyn Kitchen, Ronnybrook, Butter Me Up Brooklyn, Granola Lab, Momofuko Milk Bar, Pies n Thighs.
Food Experiments National Tour, Sunday, October 21, 2012, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m., Public Assembly, 70 North 6th Street, between Kent and Wythe, Brooklyn: Amateur chefs compete to see who has the best curry in Brooklyn.
Not My Day Job, Sunday, October 21, 2012, 1 p.m. to 5 p.m., The Prince George Ballroom, Manhattan: Tastings, live music and visual arts to showcase those in the restaurant industry. Participating restaurants include dell’anima, Anfora, L’Artusi, L’Apicio, Shake Shack, The Dutch, The Meatball Shop, Marc Forgione, Colicchio & Sons, Riverpark, Ward III, Locanda Vini e Olii, Grandaisy Bakery, Murray’s Cheese, Swine, The Wren, Fatty ‘Cue, Co., Mile End Sandwich, Macao Trading Co., and Evelyn’s Kitchen. There will also be a cocktail competition. Proceeds benefit FABnyc, the Greenwich House, and Urban Arts Partnership. Tickets are $50.